Sudan Nettes’ varsity basketball
Stories by Derek Lopez
The Sudan Nettes’ varsity basketball team overcame a disasterous third quarter on Friday to take down the Bovina Fillies, 46-38.
With the win, the Nettes improve to 21-5 overall, 7-2 in district play.
Sudan got out to a, 12-9 lead in the first quarter and held the Fillies to just three points in the second quarter, taking a, 27-12 lead, into the locker room.
But, in the third quarter, Bovina netted 14 points, making it a 10-point game, 36-26, heading into the final quarter of play.
Bovina outscored the Nettes, 12-10, in the fourth quarter, but it was too little, too late, as the Nettes held on for the victory.
Lexi Bartley led the Nettes in scoring with 12 points to go along with nine rebounds, three steals and one block. Delanie Black chipped in nine points, three assists, three steals, two block and one rebound and Kaegan Edwards added nine points, four steals, three rebounds and two blocks.
Hannah Miller contributed seven rebounds, six points, three assits, two blocks and one steal, while Brianna Wallace finished with four points and one rebound. Emma Herrera and Kamryn Goen each tallied two points; Herrera also had one rebound and one assist.
Payton Tolbert grabbed seven rebounds to go along with three assists and one point, while Callan Netherland added one point in the contest.
The Nettes closed out their season on Tuesday with a home game against the Lockney Lady Horns.
Results were not available at press time.
Sudan Junior High girls’ basketball teams
The Sudan Junior High girls’ basketball teams continued their winning ways last Monday as all three teams traveled to Hale Center and came home with victories.
“The seventh grade girls started the night off slow, but were still too much for the owls to handle,” Varsity Head Coach Benny Lockhart said. “The eighth grade girls ran the basketball up and down the floor and dominated the entire evening.”
He added, “The White team then finished out our evening with a great defensive effort and another whipping of the Owls.”
Sudan Nettes’ varsity basketball team
The Sudan Nettes’ varsity basketball team fell to Farwell on Tuesday, 45-32, in Sudan.
The loss drops the Nettes to 20-5 overall, 6-2 in district play.
Farwell got out to an early lead in the first quarter, 12-7, but the Nettes outscored Farwell, 9-8, in the second quarter, making it a four-point game, 20-16, going into the locker room at halftime.
Farwell outscored Sudan, 13-11, in the third quarter and, 12-5 in the fourth quarter to secure the victory.
Hannah Miller led the Nettes with 14 points and 10 rebounds. She also added two steals, one assist and one block, while Delanie Black chipped in seven points, three assists and two steals.
Kaegan Edwards contributed four points, four rebounds and one assist, while Kamryn Goen tallied three points,two rebounds and one assist. Lexi Bartley notched six rebounds, two points and two assists, while Callan Netherland finished with two points and one rebound in the contest.
The Nettes were at Bovina on Friday. Results were not available at press time. They will host Lockney on Tuesday as district play moves forward.
Tip-off is scheduled for 6:30 p.m.